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Atkins appoints new CEO for North America
February 25,2013

Atkins announces that Joe Boyer will join the company as CEO of its North American region on March 18, 2013. Boyer will join Atkins from Shaw...

The American Institute of Steel Construction seeks assistance from BIM users in
February 25,2013

The American Institute of Steel Construction seeks assistance from BIM users in identifying and documenting best practices to facilitate the long-...

To speed construction of the $110 million Capitol Hill Station light-rail statio
February 25,2013

To speed construction of the $110 million Capitol Hill Station light-rail station in Seattle, general contractor Turner Construction will use an...

Integral bacteria make limestone when water infiltrates concrete, sealing cracks
February 22,2013

Two researchers from Delft Technical University in Holland have developed a self-healing cement that can stop microcracks from forming in concrete...

This hospital at Virginia's Fort Belvoir recently achieved LEED Gold.
February 22,2013

An independent report on energy efficiency and sustainability standards used by the Pentagon for military construction affirms the value of LEED-...

February 20,2013

A group of civil engineers from around the western U.S. is developing additions to the building code to address the threat of a tsunami.

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to b
February 14,2013

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to benchmark and disclose their energy and water use.

Mergers and acquisitions in the construction industry picked up steam in late 20
February 08,2013

Small and mid-market deals and construction materials drive activity; U.S. is the most active individual nation.